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How to Root the Samsung Galaxy Note II – XDA Developer TV
In this episode, XDA Developer TV Producer TK shows you how to root your Samsung Galaxy Note II with Odin and a PC. Recently TK reviewed the Samsung Galaxy Note II and its unique S-Pen. Within a week, TK had his device rooted. There are many features you can gain by rooting your device.
TK presents step-by-step instructions on how to gain root access on your T-Mobile variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note II using tools from the XDA forums. The process may be similar for other variants. You just need to search for the specific files for your variant on XDA-Developers.com. So take a moment and check this video out.
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